The disorder, filth and misery — welcome to Dharavi, the most densely populated slum in the world, made famous, or rather infamous, by the Oscar-winning Hollywood blockbuster “Slumdog Millionaire.” Dharavi holds approximately 1 million residents in about one square mile of an area located in the middle of the Mumbai peninsula. Show More Summary
Each year there are strong standouts from the world of Indie-filmmaking — the Junos, Slumdog Millionaires and Little Miss Sunshines of the world. Well, all signs indicate that the new Stephen Frears film Philomena is poised to join the Hollywood grown-ups table this Thanksgiving weekend. Show More Summary
Stepping out to support some of their favorite accessories, Freida Pinto and Karlie Kloss attended the Coach Boutique opening in Madrid, Spain on Wednesday (November 20). The "Slumdog Millionaire" star looked pretty in a black top, multicolored...Show More Summary
Iranian vocalist Alaa Wardi teamed up with his American counterpart Peter Hollens to put together this wonderfully produced a capella rendition of composer A.R. Rahmen’s hit track from the movie Slumdog Millionaire.
Slumdog Millionaire -- Oh, you thought it was overrated because it won Best Picture and maybe didn't deserve that title, and maybe only achieved the Oscar because of a very effective Oscar marketing campaign? WHO FCKING CARES, YOU DOPE. "Overrated"...
Yes, you heard that right; Slumdog Millionaire actress Freida Pinto is getting down and dirty in the video for Bruno Mars's latest single, "Gorilla." The song itself is not exactly tame - Bruno talks about "legs up in the sky" and "making love like gorillas" - so it's no surprise that the accompanying clip is risqué in its own right. Show More Summary
Danny Boyle is keeping busy in TV these days. In the U.S., he’s teamed with FX and his Slumdog Millionaire writer and producer Simon Beaufoy and Christian Colson for 10-part WWII miniseries Telemark. He’s also readying a pilot for Channel 4‘s straight-to-series police comedy/drama Babylon. Show More Summary
FX has struck a deal with director-writer-producer Danny Boyle (Slumdog Millionaire) to make a new 10-part miniseries about World War II, the cable network announced Friday. Written by Slumdog Millionaire and 127 Hours scribe Simon Beaufoy,...Show More Summary
FX has teamed with Danny Boyle, Simon Beaufoy and Christian Colson, the Oscar-winning director-writer-producer team behind Slumdog Millionaire and 127 Hours, for a 10-part miniseries. Written by Beaufoy, Telemark is based on the true...Show More Summary
Getting a great view of the Big Apple, Freida Pinto illuminated the Empire State Building in honor of Plan International USA on Thursday (October 10). The "Slumdog Millionaire" star looked pretty in a white blouse and shiny green skirt...Show More Summary
Ian Soemrhalder and Freida Pinto look great while attending Conde Nast Traveler’s Celebration of the 2013 Visionaries on Monday (September 23) at The Marquand in New York City. The 28-year-old Slumdog Millionaire actress is featured on the cover of the magazine’s most recent issue while Ian, 34, is featured inside the issue – both for [...]
Seeing Howard shake up his style after dishing out musty period gloss like Frost/Nixon and Cinderella Man is refreshing, and he and Slumdog Millionaire Anthony Dod Mantle manage to jazz up the racing scenes without making the film feel like a Red Bull commercial. Show More Summary
If the Toronto International Film Festival had a first name, it would be Oscar. And its middle name would be Hype. The five most recent winners of the Academy Award for Best Picture (Slumdog Millionaire, The Hurt Locker, The King’s Speech,...Show More Summary
EXCLUSIVE: After an erosion in the relationship, the partners at UTA have decided they will no longer do business with manager Shelley Browning and her Magnolia Entertainment. This immediately leads to the exit of Slumdog Millionaire star Dev Patel, who will stay with his manager, Stephanie Comer. Show More Summary
Slumdog Millionaire's Freida Pinto shares her thoughts on traveling and being a global citizen—she's a wise woman.
It looks rather like a steampunk version of a traditional 16mm cinema camera, and that was indeed the inspiration behind the SI-2K Black Betty, a camera aimed at independent film-makers and used as a secondary camera in the movie Slumdog Millionaire. It combines a Silicon Imaging 2K camera head, with its film-like 2/3? CMOS Imager, with an […]
Our cover girl, Slumdog Millionaire star Freida Pinto, explains why she wanted to be photographed in Kashmir—and why it should be on the top of your travel list.
Actress Freida Pinto of Slumdog Millionaire is the global ambassador for Plan International's Because I Am a Girl campaign. In this video interview with Condé Nast Traveler, she visits a Plan center in Ethiopia.
Actor Dev Patel spent much of his feature film debut, Slumdog Millionaire, trying to escape the slums, but for his next role he may head back into them. The British actor has entered early talks for Neill Blomkamp‘s sci-fi comedy Chappie. He’d play the human lead opposite Blomkamp’s District 9 and Elysium star Sharlto Copley, who’s been [...]
Hey Yo, Draven here. THR is reporting that SLUMDOG MILLIONAIRE star, Dev Patel, is in early negotiations for the lead role in Neill Blomkamp’s third film, CHAPPIE. Blomkamp has ELYSIUM coming out next month and from the early buzz, it sounds like it is going to be another late summer winner like DISTRICT 9. Show More Summary